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Airforce Outdoors Choose Adventure

Adventure is Waiting!

Your military career takes you to the most beautiful places on the planet. With 95+ Air Force Outdoor Recreation programs worldwide, there is always an adventure waiting. Discover the information, equipment, and education needed to try something new! The adventure begins at your local Air Force Outdoor Recreation program.  All Skill Levels Welcomed

  • Individual or Family Adventures
  • Organized or Self-Directed Adventures
  • Equipment Rental and Maintenance Programs
  • Marinas
  • Recreational Areas and Trails
  • Classes, Certifications, and Information
  • Local Information

Explore the World Your Way!

Take the trail, climb the rock, or shoot the rapids, Air Force Outdoor Recreation empowers you to dive into your next adventure! Go solo, with a group, or with your family. Visit your local Air Force Outdoor Recreation program and take advantage of the geography, climate, terrain, and outdoor pros where you are.

  • Land: Hike, Bike, Climb, Camp, Trails, Parks, RV
  • Water: Fish, Boat, Paddle, Kayak, Ski, Dive, Swim, Snorkel
  • Ice: Ski, Climb, Dogsled, Snowshoe, Snowboard
AF Outdoors - Explore the World Your Way!
AF Outdoors - Equip for Adventure!

Equip for Adventure!

Satisfy your curiosity and protect your pocketbook with rental equipment, gear, and introductory classes offered by your local Air Force Outdoor Recreation program. Discover these services at your installation.

  • Bike maintenance and repair
  • Ski rental and waxing
  • Kayaks
  • Paddle boards
  • Boats
  • Camping equipment, and in some cases campers and RV’s
  • Much, much more

You will also find information on local requirements, licenses, and expert guidance on what to pack and how to prepare for your next adventure.

Try Something New! 

There is a first time for everything. Air Force Outdoor Recreation programs are your destination for the outdoor equipment, education, services, and information to help you step-off confidently into your new adventure.

  • Ice or Deep Sea fishing
  • Mountain biking
  • Ski the backcountry
  • Skydive
  • Dog Sledding
  • Land Surfing
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Climbing

The opportunities are boundless! Pick up information and tips on licensing and permitting requirements or discover off-the-beaten-path destinations. Visit your installation Air Force Outdoor Recreation program!

AF Outdoors - Try Something New!
AF Outdoors - Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace

AF ODR programs support the mission of Leave No Trace which strives to use “the power of science, education and stewardship of people and partners … to ensure a sustainable future for the outdoors and the planet.”  The Seven Guiding Principles of Leave No Trace© are:

  • Plan Ahead, and Prepare
  • Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
  • Dispose of Waste Properly
  • Leave What You Find
  • Minimize Campfire Impacts
  • Respect Wildlife
  • Be Considerate of Other Visitors
  • Stop by your Air Force Outdoor Recreation program or visit Leave No Trace to learn more.

Exclusive Outdoor Access

Discover the Air Force’s best kept secrets from the beaches of Hawaii to a cottage experience at North Carolina’s Ft. Fisher recreation area, skiing Colorado’s back country, or boating on a Texas lake. Hunt, fish, ski, climb, hike, or bike in natural areas celebrated as the most beautiful on Earth. The Ultimate Air Force Outdoor Adventure Bucket List offers a look at the destinations, and adventures Airmen and Guardians have access to worldwide.

Discover the outdoor gems where you are! Visit your local Air Force Outdoor Recreation program.

AF Outdoors - Exclusive Outdoor Access